Another rumor I have heard is that a certain ACC school about 100 miles away from the University of Connecticut fought pretty hard to keep the Huskies out of the conference.
"He makes it really easy on you as a coach because he has tremendous football instincts," Michigan tight ends coach Jay Harbaugh said. "Things come really naturally to him. He doesn't have to see things too many times. He has a good sense for how things should look and feel, and he's a tough, physical guy."